At the time of this writing, I have 160 followers on WordPress, 3,450 on Twitter, 581 on Instagram, and 80 on Facebook. I also have 51 Subscribers on YouTube and published one book (with a second on the way). The only metric I have of measuring the success of my podcast is number of plays. … Continue reading Enjoying the Ride While Amassing a Following
I was 10 years old and in the 4th grade. I remember it was a Tuesday and we all had school. The only two things I can recall from that school day were 1) I was sitting in my desk writing a short story about a crab with a metallic arm/pincher (storytelling bug sure bit … Continue reading My 9/11 Story
There's something to be said about watching and analyzing a movie years after its theatrical release. You're not in a rush to type out your blog, or post, or what have you. You can just kick back, relax, and know you're impervious to the pressures of posting punctually for views (and deeeeeelicious ad rev!!!) Jordan … Continue reading Get Out: A Movie for Conservatives?
NOTE: It's been a week since Chadwick Boseman's death. I wanted to allow sufficient time to pass for the Marvel fanbase to grieve before I ask (and answer) an uncomfortable question: "What is the future of the Black Panther franchise?" I apologize if this blog comes across as insensitive, and will accept any and all … Continue reading The Future of Black Panther: My Take
I'm currently working as a caregiver at an assisted living facility. You can call it a "retirement home" if you'd like. I spend most of my time sitting down, watching somebody, and making sure they're not getting into trouble. That makes it around 95% of the time I'm doing this, to be more specific. The … Continue reading What We Learned from Steve Urkel of Family Matters